Mayor of Tower Hamlets to investigate explicit sex education programme in schools
18 July 2012
The mayor of Tower Hamlets in east London has told parents that he will order an investigation into how £80,000 was spent on training and resources for an explicit sex and relationships education (SRE) programme for schools in the borough.
Representatives from Tower Hamlets Parents' Action Group on SRE presented a petition of over 10,000 signatures from local people to Mayor Luthfur Rahman.
Antonia Tully of the Safe at School campaign has supported the parents throughout the campaign. [SPUC, 17 July]